Associations to the word «Comply»


COMPLY, verb. To yield assent; to accord; agree, or acquiesce; to adapt one's self; to consent or conform.
COMPLY, verb. (archaic) To be ceremoniously courteous; to make one's compliments.
COMPLY, verb. (archaic) To fulfill; to accomplish.
COMPLY, verb. (archaic) To enfold; to embrace.

Dictionary definition

COMPLY, verb. Act in accordance with someone's rules, commands, or wishes; "He complied with my instructions"; "You must comply or else!"; "Follow these simple rules"; "abide by the rules".

Wise words

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